Research aptitude set 134

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
A researcher wants to conduct a survey of the drug users. Which type of sampling technique will be most appropriate here?
A
Sequential sampling
B
Snowball sampling
C
Quota sampling
D
Convenience sampling
Question 2
It is an example of negative correlation:
A
poor working condition retards output
B
corruption in India is increasing
C
poor intelligence means poor achievement in school
D
an increase in population will lead to a shortage of food grains
Question 3
Which of the following is not correct? A belief becomes a scientific truth when
A
Is established experimentally
B
Is arrived logically
C
Is accepted by many people
D
can be replicated
Question 4
What is abbreviation of ANOVA?
A
Analysis of variance
B
Analysis of variation
C
Analysis of variant
D
None of these
Question 5
Which is the process of gathering evidence supporting inferences based test scores?
A
Validity
B
Prediction
C
Validation
D
Reliability
Question 6
Best has defined hypothesis as
A
It is a thoughtful statement
B
It is a temporary solution
C
It is a forward thinking
D
It is an expected happening
Question 7
A researcher does a study examining the effects of a preschool program. He uses a nonequivalent comparison group design. He finds that the cognitive growth of his experimental group is greater than that of his control. Unfortunately, he later finds that in general children who live in the area where he drew his experimental group tend to grow faster cognitively than children who were from the area where he drew his control group. When he discovered this problem, he discovered what threat to the internal validity of his study?
A
Selection-instrumentation effect
B
Selection-maturation effect
C
Testing effect
D
History effect
Question 8
Normal Probability Curve should be
A
Leptokurtic skewed
B
Positively skewed
C
Negatively skewed
D
Zero skewed
Question 9
'Generally the objective of organizing a work shop is
A
To develop the research attitude in the researchers
B
Horse of the dame
C
To impart practical mining of conducting research
D
To tell about the research methodology to the neo-researchers
Question 10
Which of the following is possible in a factorial design with two independent variables?
A
There is only one main effect present
B
There are two main effects present
C
There are two main effects and an interaction effect present
D
All of the above are possible
Question 11
Questionnaire survey uses
A
Questionnaire for data collection
B
Large data approaching method
C
Minimal expenses
D
All of the above
Question 12
The characteristic(s) of experimental method is/are
A
It follows the law of single variable
B
It is the laboratory method of research and has borrowed from pure sciences
C
It follows the scientific method
D
All the above statements are correct
Question 13
Hypothesis cannot be stated in
A
null and question form terms
B
declarations terms
C
general terms
D
directional terms
Question 14
Which of the following types of sampling involves the researcher determining the appropriate ample sizes for the groups identified as important, and then taking convenience samples from those groups?
A
One-stage cluster sampling
B
Quota sampling
C
Proportional stratified sampling
D
Two-stage cluster sampling
Question 15
The internal validity related with inference associated to
A
Ex Post Facto method of research
B
Experimental method of research
C
Both of the about
D
None of the above
Question 16
If January 1st, 2007 is Monday, what was the day on 1st January 1995?
A
Monday
B
Friday
C
Saturday
D
Sunday
There are 16 questions to complete.

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